Take a bite out of the 49th annual Art & Apples Festival

Local cider mills are open and there’s a slight chill creeping into the air, which means one thing: it’s time for the 49th annual Art & Apples Festival! Presented by Paint Creek Center for the Arts and recently voted 14 out of 2,000 fine art festivals in the nation by Sunshine Artist Magazine, this year the Art & Apples welcomes over 290 artists (One third of the are new!) from 33 states and two countries and features stunning fine arts, family activities, live entertainment, and … [Read more...]

Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett endorses Marty Knollenberg for State Senate

Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett announced that he is endorsing Marty Knollenberg for State Senate. Mayor Barnett is the latest in a long line of Rochester Hills elected officials and community leaders to back Knollenberg. Also supporting Knollenberg are Rochester Hills City Councilmembers Greg Hooper, Stephanie Morita, Mark Tisdel, and Mike Webber. Former Rochester Hills City Councilman Vern Pixley and former State Representative Penny Crissman, as well as numerous Rochester Hills … [Read more...]

Funraising reception to be held for Michael Webber on June 24

Please join Rochester Mayor Jeff Cuthbertson and Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett For a Reception in Support of MICHAEL WEBBER REPUBLICAN CANDIDATE FOR STATE HOUSE Tuesday, June 24, 2014 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Rochester Mills Beer Company 400 Water Street Rochester, Michigan $50 Per Person $250 Event Sponsorship Hors d'oeuvres/Cash Bar RSVP to (517) 231-1392 or [email protected] Check out Mike's web site for more info: webberforstaterep.com If you are not able to attend … [Read more...]

American House Senior Living Communities and Crittenton Home Care to Celebrate Soldiers May 21

In a press release from Crittenton Home Care, it was announced that they are partnering with American House Senior Living Communities to celebrate Memorial Day early, with a patriotic ceremony on May 21 at American House Elmwood at 2251 W. Auburn Road, in Rochester Hills. The celebration, held the Wednesday before Memorial Day, begins at 1 p.m. with opening remarks from Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett, with reflections on Memorial Day. Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 154 President Brian … [Read more...]

Community Organization Resource Exchange

Community Organization Resource Exchange (CORE), a network of non-profit groups would like to invite Rochester area non-profits groups to join their organization. CORE meets on a monthly basis to create a community calendar and to ensure that non-profit fundraising events do not conflict with one another. The next meeting will be Thursday, February 16, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at the Rochester Hills Library. Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett will be the featured speaker. Any group … [Read more...]

Facing Surgery, Councilman Brennan Won’t Seek Re-election

Incumbent Rochester Hills City Councilman J. Martin Brennan said he won’t run for re-election this year because he was recently diagnosed with prostate cancer. Brennan said Wednesday that he is scheduled for robotic surgery May 26. “Given my health condition and time to recuperate, I could not maintain an effective campaign,” he said. “You know the physical activity to campaign locally. You have to go door to door.” Brennan does not expect to undergo chemotherapy or radiation after … [Read more...]

Mayor Barnett Officially Launches Campaign for Re-Election

Rochester Hills, MI – Mayor Bryan K. Barnett officially announced his candidacy for re-election as Mayor of Rochester Hills. On April 13, Mayor Barnett celebrated his birthday by announcing his bid for re-election to a crowd of more than 300 friends, family and supporters. Barnett officially filed his paper work on May 5, 2011 at the Rochester Hills City Clerk’s Office. Mayor Barnett’s leadership and commitment to the City of Rochester Hills is unparalleled and seen daily throughout the … [Read more...]

Corrin Barnett Performs Live at Royal Park Hotel

As a fresh year is just getting started, Corrin Barnett, wife of Rochester Hills Mayor Bryan Barnett, is bringing her musical talents to the Oakland County area as she performs weekly throughout the community. A gifted, versatile performer with a wide repertoire, Corrin also spends a great deal of her time giving back to the community in various ways. For the past two years, proceeds from her holiday CD, “Just the Beginning,” were donated to several local charities and organizations. The sales … [Read more...]

Celebrate Oktoberfest 2010 at Rochester Mills Beer Co,Sept. 24-25

(ROCHESTER, Mich) – Following a tradition dating 200 years ago in Munich, Germany, the Rochester Mills Beer Company invites the community to partake in its Annual Oktoberfest festivities, Sept. 24-25. This family-friendly celebration features German-style cuisine and beer under a huge American-made tent. Join the thousands of visitors who attend to enjoy the live music, dancing and children’s activities taking place behind the brewery’s Rochester location during the two-day … [Read more...]